THE Construction Industry Collective Voice (CICV) has welcomed the National Association of Shopfitters (NAS) to its ranks.
NAS was established 104 years ago and represents a group of contractors who work with and for each other.
Alan Wilson, CICV chair and MD of electrical trade association SELECT, said, “We are delighted to welcome the NAS, which is a trusted professional representative body with a membership spanning the length and breadth of Great Britain and Northern Ireland.
“It is very gratifying that the CICV is still being sought out by organisations within the sector who want to play their part in creating a greener, fairer and more inclusive industry.
“The NAS’s decision to join follows our latest initiatives including an open source best practice guide and well-attended webinar, in which our experts provided information and real-life examples of how to enhance the workings of the entire contractual chain.”
James Filus, director of the NAS, added, “We are pleased to become part of an organisation which shares our ethos of working collectively in the common interest and we hope to be able to make a significant contribution to the CICV’s activities.
“We are keen to bring our ideas to the table and to continue to foster the spirit of co-operation and collaboration which has proved to beneficial to the industry since the CICV was founded in the early days of the Covid-19 pandemic.”